"Eldred Gregory Peck" was an American actor. One of the world's most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s, Peck continued to play major film roles until the late 1970s. His performance as Atticus Finch in the 1962 film To Kill a Mockingbird (film)/To Kill a Mockingbird earned him the Academy Award for Best Actor. He had also been nominated for an Oscar for the same category for The Keys of the Kingdom (film)/The Keys of the Kingdom (1944), The Yearling (film)/The Yearling (1946), Gentleman's Agreement (1947) and Twelve O'Clock High (1949). Other notable films he appeared in include Spellbound (1945 film)/Spellbound (1945), The Paradine Case (1947), Roman Holiday (1953), Moby Dick (1956 film)/Moby Dick (1956) (and its Moby Dick (1998 miniseries)/1998 miniseries of the same name), The Guns of Navarone (film)/The Guns of Navarone (1961), Cape Fear (1962 film)/Cape Fear (1962) (and its Cape Fear (1991 film)/1991 remake of the same name), How the West Was Won (film)/How the West Was Won (1962), The Omen (1976) and The Boys from Brazil (film)/The Boys from Brazil (1978).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actors! More Gregory Peck on Wikipedia.